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This Rural Southwest Alabama website is for twelve counties located in southwest Alabama which include the southwestern corner of Alabama's Black Belt region. The area is famous for great Southern food, hospitality, a rich and diverse heritage, historic homes and churches, beautiful landscapes, and endless outdoor recreation opportunities. Beautiful rivers and lakes crisscross this region of Alabama. This area is known for its many parks and natural forests. The purpose of this website is to provide a snapshot of rural southwest Alabama.

C 1852.  Tours, Events & Lodging. 
Acres in all directions, with a main house and multiple out buildings.  On National Register of Historic Places & Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage.  Proprietor is VP of the Historic Society.  (205) 500-0780.

Kirkwood is one of the most photographed homes in the US.  A historic plantation house in Eutaw offering tours at $10-first floor or $20 for the entire home.  Reservations @
(404) 219-3203 or (205) 372-1758.

Truman’s Original Barbecue Restaurant:
208 Main St.
Eutaw, AL.  35462
(205) 372-3720
“We ain’t just barbecue.”  Home of Truman’s Orignial Barbecue Sauce sold by the pint, quart and gallon.  We also cater events.

White Columns Bed & Breakfast located in Eutaw, AL.
Reservations @
(404) 219-3203 or (205) 372-1758.

Courthouse Antiques is a multi-dealer shop located in Historic Eutaw, Alabama.  Our dealers are located in and out of state.  Many of their items are “estate found” treasures, so our inventory is quite eclectic and interesting. 

And, now here’s a few of our latest pickin’s and gleanin’s

This FB Page contains details about historic and interesting sites in the 12 southwest Alabama counties shown on the FB Profile Picture. Additional details about these sites are located at

Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society

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